Norcross (GA), United States – Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of products for advanced materials characterization, announced the acquisition of Freeman Technology. Freeman Technology specializes in providing instruments for the measurement of powder flow properties and other behavioral properties of powders.
Freeman Technology, located in Tewkesbury, UK, manufactures instruments which deliver data to assist its customers in maximizing process and product understanding, accelerating R&D toward formulation and commercialization as well as supporting the optimization of powder processes.
“The acquisition of Freeman Technology is very strategic to the growth of Micromeritics,” said Preston Hendrix, President of Micromeritics. “Not only does it expand our portfolio of products and solutions in high-growth market segments where we are already active and have a large, global base of customers, but Freeman Technology’s strong scientific and applications focus is very much in line with the pre- and post-sales support customers have come to expect from Micromeritics”.
Tim Freeman, Managing Director of Freeman Technology added, “We are excited about joining forces with and becoming a Micromeritics company, as they have penetration in complementary segments, global market coverage and the infrastructure to help us to accelerate the growth we have established in our business since 1995.”